Wizzy Beatport

Biography

Pieter Steijger was born on the 14th of February in 1989. At the age of 7 months he listened to electronic music of Vangelis (owned by his father) for the first time. He danced in the playpen. Since that moment he has always been deeply impressed by that kind of music. He was 3 years old when his father made electronic music. In his youth he grew up with Electro and the first House music.

At the age of 10 he decided that he wanted to be a DJ. He started a little drive-in disco and played the records on few parties. After a period of busy weekends he went another way. Pieter came in touch with some famous DJ’s and saw how they made their own tracks and how they handled vinyl. He started mixing vinyl when he was 13. A year later he made his first track on Fruity Loops (a simple program for electronic music). That was the moment he started making his own tracks.

In a couple of years he learned a lot from Boy van Lamoen, well known from Collusion and other projects. After that time he switched from Fruity Loops to Logic Audio Platinum 5.10 and he began making professional music. Pieter worked together with some other artists and is always busy with it.

In September this year he started with his study at the “Rockacademie” in Tilburg, where he comes more and more in though with the way of success. Most of time he’s busy with making music or playing records at big partys…